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        The Journals of Captain James Cook on his Voyages of Discovery; Cook the Writer; Cook and the Russians 3 volumes in 4 books plus the portfolio of Charts and Views and matching volume The Life of Captain James Cook by J.C. Beaglehole. As well as two Beaglehole pamphlets.

      London, Hakluyt Society 1961-1974.. Vol. 1, The Voyage Of The Endeavour, 1768-1771; pp. cclxxxvi, 696; colour portrait frontispiece, 25 pages of b/w plates, 6 fold out maps, 2 fold out b/w plates, some b/w illustrations, appendices, index, addenda and corrigenda, addenda to the calendar of documents; Reprint; Vol. 2, The Voyage of The Resolution and Adventure, 1772-1775; pp. clxx, 1028; colour frontispiece, 52 pages of b/w plates, 5 pages of fold out b/w plates, 3 fold out maps, numerous b/w illustrations, appendices, index, addenda and corrigenda, addendum to the calendar of documents; Vol. 3 (In two books). Parts I and II. The Voyage Of The Resolution And Discovery, 1776-1780; pp. ccxxiv, 718; colour portrait frontispiece, (719)-1647; 78 illustrations, 15 sketch maps, appendices, index; together with the portfolio of Charts & Views (395 x 265), pp. vii, with 58 loose sheets as issued; each volume in original blue cloth, gilt decoration to front boards, titles lettered in gilt on spines, dustjackets, Volume 1 and the portfolio were published in 1968/9, Volume 2 , 1961, Volume 3, which is divided into two continuously paginated parts, 1967; Volume 5, The Life of Captain James Cook. pp. xii, 760; colour portrait frontispiece, 43 pages plates, 5 sketch maps, bibliography, index, original blue cloth gilt decoration to front boards, dustjacket, published in1974; spines of dustjackets for volumes 1, 2 and 3 browned, volumes 1 and 2 price clipped, minor marks to bottom edge of pages, dustjacket of charts and views chipped, otherwise a very good set. An essential source for the historian or voyage enthusiast, Beaglehole's monumental work of scholarship stands as one of the greatest achievements in voyage history. Cook the Writer is part of the sixth George Arnold Wood Memorial Lecture series delivered by J. C. Beaglehole in the University of Sydney, 15 April 1970. Cook and the Russians is an addendum to the Hakluyt Society's edition of the Voyage of Resolution and Discovery, 1776-1780.

      [Bookseller: Time Booksellers]
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        Catch-22 A Novel

      New York: Simon and Schuster,, 1961. Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in bright blue morocco, titles to spine blocked in white copied from the original spine, pictorial onlay of a red figure to front board copied from the dust jacket, decorative endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. First edition, first printing. With a signed presentation inscription to the front blank "To Michelle with good wishes Joseph Heller."

      [Bookseller: Peter Harrington]
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        The Soft Machine

      Paris: The Traveller's Companion Series Published by The Olympia Press, 1961. 12mo. Green wrapper (with "New Franc" price of 18NF on the rear wrap), in pictorial dust-jacket by Brion Gysin. Inscribed on the title-page; "William Burroughs For Doctor Andrew Brody in expectation of new perspectives in medecine." Maynard & Miles A5a

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        THE SMOKED FACE - ORIGINAL ARTWORK. High Time No 4

      Parliament. 1961. "p 5. ""Janos believed the old legends: he had seen the face of death - - could he now find the face of his wife's lover?"" Also in Dapper Vol. 14, No. 6 (December 1979) illustrating a fictional work by Jay Short entitled ""The Late Show..""" 24"" x 20"". Ink and gouache on board. Some soiling, stains, adhesive residue, wear to edges and corners.

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        Thunderball

      London: Jonathan Cape. 1961., 1961. First Issue, Binding A, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Octavo, pp.254. A very good to near fine copy, in original pictorial dustwrapper. With characteristic ballpoint inscription to flyleaf; To/ Peter Werner/ from/ the Author. Recipient is likely the same Werner who became the prolific American film director- he would have been a teenager at the time of the inscription. This is one of a few titles from the Werner collection that were inscribed by Fleming. 'Thunderball' is one of the most pivotal works of the series. It was in 'Thunderball' that Fleming first introduces the world to the ultimate Bond villian- Ernest Stavro Blofeld. Though Bond and Blofeld never actually meet here, it is in this book that Bond first battles the schemes of SPECTRE, Blofeld's criminal organisation. Is the first part of the so-called 'Blofeld' trilogy, and was followed by 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service' (1963) and 'You Only Live Twice' (1964). The title was filmed in 1965, starring Sean Connery as 007, Claudine Auger as Domino and Adolfo Celi as Emilio Largo- SPECTRE's No.2. The later film 'Never Say Never Again', with Connery again as 007, was loosely based on this story. Gilbert A9a (1.1).

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        The Death and Life of Great American Cities

      New York: Random House, 1961. Second. hardcover. near fine. 458 pages, 8vo, black cloth with a burgundy brick pattern. New York: Random House, (1961). Second printing. Near fine. Inscribed on the blank page before the half-title: "Cordial regards to Bud Fisher, who must be very nice indeed if he is half as nice as Barbara Reach says - Sincerely, Jane Jacobs Dec. 1961.

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        PICASSO: TOREROS with Four Original Lithographs

      New York: George Braziller and Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1961. First printing. Near fine in near fine dust jacket (some sunning to the spine of the book, price-clipped.) Oblong format - includes four original lithographs (one in 27 colors, 3 in black and white) bound in at the front of the book.

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        Norman Granz presents Jazz at the Philharmonic 1961

      1961. Dizzy Gillespie Quintet feat. Leo Wright (as + flute) John Coltrane Quintet feat. Eric Dolphy (as) Elvin Jones (dm). Musikhalle, gr. Saal, [Hamburg], Sonnabend 25. November 1961. Vintage off-set litho. concert poster, A1 format. Size: 59.7 x 84 cm Crisp factory folds, short closed tears to left centre of the horizontal median fold and to the left margin, else very good, bright and unmarked; the poster is stored flat. First printing, artist not credited, but with its masterful balance of image and text it is clearly the work of Kieser and his colleague Hans Michel, who were responsible for the design of all of these German promotions during the late 50s and early 60s. Although the two jazz giants were on an extended tour of Europe and the UK, a tour particularly notable for the presence in Coltrane's quintet of the great altoist and bass clarinettist, Eric Dolphy, this stunning poster was designed exclusively for the concerts presented in Germany and copies are thus very uncommon and highly collectible in this condition.

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        Stranger in a Strange Land

      Putnam's Sons,, New York 1961 - First Edition, First Printing published 1961 with NO indication of later printings on the copyright page. A fabulous copy. This spectacular dustjacket is vibrant in color with a hint of wear to the edges. The book is in excellent shape. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp. The pages are exceptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a superb copy of this TRUE FIRST EDITION with C22 code on page 408 and SIGNED by the author on a laid in cut page. Includes a custom clamshell slipcase for preservation. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        PICASSO: TOREROS with Four Original Lithographs

      New York: George Braziller and Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1961. First printing. Near fine in near fine dust jacket (some sunning to the spine of the book, price-clipped.) Oblong format - includes four original lithographs (one in 27 colors, 3 in black and white) bound in at the front of the book.

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        Imitations *SIGNED*

      Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, New York 1961 - 149pp. xiv. Four copyright dates cited on copyright page; no editions or printings cited. Black cloth with bright gold lettering on spine; 1/8" diminished black across top spine (from sunning) beneath dw, which shows no sunning); newspaper clippings apparently stored between ffep verso and half-title page, leaving offset darkening around perimeters of ffep recto and verso (negligible on verso) and half-title page (darker than ffep recto); similar offsetting, ostensibly by news articles stored between rear flyleaf and last page of text verso, extending, diminishingly across rear cover pastedown: no text impacted by any offsetting; 6 1/2" of 8 1/4" (excluding top and bottom space) of fore-edge is offset, like coresponding perimeters of front and rear flyleafs, with top edge only mildly age-toned and bottom edge completely free of age-toning or darkening due to offsetting. White (aged to cream?) dustwrapper not price-clipped ($4.50) with author name lettering in lime across top third front cover; title lettering in black across middle third front cover, reversed across lower third front cover; 1/2" closed tear at 1" to right of top left corner front cover, with diagonal tear up and right to top edge, forming a triangle of two incomplete tears (clear tape appied on inside of dw at this place, preventing piece from completely tearing away from dw; tiny chips cross top edge spine; nearly undetectable flicks of black (lamination, not "chips" of dw paper, as across top spine), missing across bottom spine; three corners free of wear, rear cover bottom left corner with teeny-to-undetect able knick: describes worse than it is, but there you have it: Now in mylar which forgives sins graciously. No previous owner names. Boldly flatsigned in blue ink by Lowell at top right ffep, beneath and to left of perimeter of page offsetting. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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        Marx, Karl / Friedrich Engels. Gesamtausgabe in 48 Bänden: 1 Band: 1839 bis 1844, 2 Band:1844 bis1846, 3 Band: 1845 - 1846, 4 Band: Mai 1846 - März 1848, 5 Band: März - November 1848, 6 Band: November 1848 - 19. Mai 1849, 7 Band: August 1849 - Juni 1851, 8 Band: August 1851 - März 1853, 9 Band: März 1853 bis Dezember 1853, 10 Band: Januar 1854 - Januar 1855, 11 Band: Januar 1855 bis April 1856, 12 Band: April 1856 bis Januar 1859, 13 Band: Januar 1859 - Febuar 1860, 14 Band Juli 1857 - November 1860, 15 Band: Januar 1860 bis September 1846, 16 Band: September 1864 bis Juli 1870, 17 Band: Juli 1870 - Februar 1872, 18 Band: März 1872 - Mai 1875, 19 Band: März 1875 - Mai 1883, 20 Band: Anti - Dühring Dialektik der Natur, 21 Band: Mai 1883 - Dezember 1889, 22 Band: Januar 1890 bis August 1895, 23 Band: das Kapital 1, 24 Band: Das Kapital 2, 25 Band: Das Kapital 3, // 26 Band 1und 2und 3 Theorien über den Mehrwert, 27 Band: Briefe Feburuar 1842 - Dezember 1851, 28 Band: Briefe Januar 1852 bis Dezember 1835, 29 Band: Briefe Januar 1856 - Dezember 1859, 30 Band: Briefe Januar 1860 - September 1864, 31 Band: Briefe Oktober 1864 - Dezember 1867, 32 Band: Briefe Januar 1868 bis Mitte Juli 1870, 33 Band: Briefe Juli 1870 bis Dezember 1874, 34 Band: Briefe Januar 1875 bis Dezember 1880, 35 Band: Briefe Januar 1881 bis März 1883, 36 Band: Briefe April 1883 - Dezember 1887, 37 Band: Briefe Januar 1888 bis Dezember 1890, 38 Band: Briefe Januar 1891 bis Dezember 1892, 39 Band: Briefe Januar 1893 bis Juli 1895 Es folgen die Zusatzbände: Ergänzungsband 1 und 2 in 2 Bänden sowie das Marx Engels Verzeichnis in einem Band. Insgesamt 3 Bände. // sowie die Grundrisse in einem Band und Briefe Postkarten Telegramme Band // und als Beigabe: Marx Engels ausgewählte Scbhriften in 2 Bänden. Mit Portraits auf Kunstdrucktafeln, Faksimiles, und viele andere Beilagen. Hrsg. Institut für Marxismus-Leninismus beim Zentralkomitee der SED.

      Berlin, Dietz Verlag, 1961-1964.. 20 x 14 cm. Ca. 600 S. pro Band. ISBN: Keine. Original geprägtes blaues DDR-Leder Kopffarbschnitt. No jacket. Durchweg schöne Exemplare. Optisch sehr dekorativ und gut erhalten. Wirken ungelesen. Die Seiten knacken noch. Mischauflage.. * Zum Inhalt: Bde. 1- 33: Werke in chronologischer Folge. * Bde. 34-37. Briefe. * Bd. 38. Philosophische Hefte. * Bd. 39. Hefte zum Imperialismus. * Bd. 40. Hefte zur Agrarfrage* Bd. 41-42. Ergänzungsbände. * Band 42 - 44 Registerbände. NK Lager 2 Kisten (Wka). jpg.

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        The Lord of the Rings, 1st UK Edition with Dustjackets and Custom Slipcase

      London: Allen & Unwin, 1961. 1st Edition, Hobbits, Lord of the Rings. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. J.R.R. Tolkien. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The Lord of the Rings, Comprised of The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King, by J.R.R. Tolkien. Published by George Allen and Unwin in 1961, these books are middle impressions of the 1st UK Edition, originally published in 1954/1954/1955 respectively. The Fellowship of the Rings is an 11th impression published in 1961, in its correct priceclipped 11th impression dustjacket. The Two Towers is an 8th impression published in 1961, in its correct and priceclipped 8th impression dustjacket. The Return of the King is also an 8th impression published in 1961, in its unclipped and correct 8th impression dustjacket. All three books have their original dustjackets which are in Very Good Plus/Near Fine condition showing some light rubbing with very minor tears or loss to the edges, and only very lightly tanned to the spine. The spine folds are just starting to split on the Fellowship and Return, but are now protected in mylar to stop any further deterioration. The books are in Fear Fine condition with no offsetting or foxing to the textblock. No previous owners name or any writing to any of the books. The gilt to the spines are all clean and bright. Each book has it's own original foldout map tipped in at the rear, and all are in excellent condition with no tears or extra folds noted. A custom leather slipcase to house and protect this wonderful set of books. Digital photo's available, inquire if interested. Other Tolkien books available, include both the UK and US editions, original cloth bindings, custom fine bindings, and Signed/Numbered/Limited Editions. Near Fine / Very Good Plus.

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        The Phantom Tollbooth

      New York: Epstein & Carroll, 1961. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. New York: Epstein & Carroll, 1961: First Edition, First Printing. In Very Good condition, lacking the dust jacket. Light wear at corners and spine ends, light crease to spine. Corners slightly bumped. Small crease to edge of title page. A lovely copy.

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        Guitton, Jean. Lettre autographe originale. Aquarellee. Envoyee a un ami, signee 19 XI 71. Feuille 19x28.5 cm / avec cadre. Jean Guitton philosophe catholique, membre de l'Academie francaise depuis 1961. Au dos du tableau se trouve l'extrait de 'L'Echo Illustre du 17 juin consacre a Jean Guitton et son entree a l'Academie Francaise.

      . Feuille 19x28.5 cm / cadre 30.5x40 cm.. Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage.

      [Bookseller: Harteveld Rare Books Ltd.]
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        Der blonde Ephebe., Lithographie.

      2000 Buch und Zeitschriften Vlg. 1961 - Signiert, datiert und bezeichnet "Orig.Litho / 61/ Oskar Kokoschka". Im Stein monogrammiert und datiert. Auf Velin mit Wasserzeichen. Wingler/Welz 267. - Der Maler, Graphiker und Schrifsteller Oskar Kokoschka hat ein bemerkenswertes druckgraphisches Werk hinterlassen. Bei seinen druckgraphischen Arbeiten bevorzugte er meist die Lithographie (WW S. 7). Im Spätherbst 1961 unternahm Kokoschka eine Griechenlandreise, dessen Eindrücke er noch vor Ort in dem Zyklus "Bekenntnis zu Hellas" verarbeitete. Als Vorbild für den Jüngling diente ihm der sogenannte "Blonde Kopf" aus frühklassischer Zeit, eine Marmorplastik aus dem Akropolis-Museum in Athen. - Schwache Griffknicke, meist außerhalb der Darstellung im breiten Rand. Kleiner blasser Braunfleck am oberen Blattrand. Sprache: de Gewicht in Gramm: 2100 32,5 x 28,5 cm. Papier: 63,5 x 49,5 cm.

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        PICASSO TOREROS WITH FOUR ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS

      New York/Monte Carlo: George Braziller/Andre Sauret, (1961). First Edition. Hardcover. Slight crimp at the very tip of the bottom corner of all pages. About Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper with some wear to the spine. Oblong quarto (12-3/4" x 10") in publisher's cloth and dustwrapper. Illustrated by Pablo Picasso with drawings and FOUR ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS including one in 24 colors.

      [Bookseller: Charles Agvent]
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        Evergreen Review. 37 Issues. (No. 16-18, 21+22, 23-31, 37, 40+41, 44-47, 49-53, 56-65, 67, 69+70).

      New York: Evergreen, 1961-1969.. Mit zahlr. auch farb. Abb. Originalbroschur.. Overall in good condition. - With articles by Nat Henthoff, Hubert Selby Jr., Andy Warhol, Eldridge Cleaver, William Burroughs, Richard Brautigan, Samuel Beckett, Tuli Kupferberg, John Cassavetes, Jacques Demy, Michael Rumaker, John Lahr, Michael McClure, Allen Ginsberg, Eugene Ionescu, Kack Kerouac, Charles Bukowski, Kim Philby, Gary Snyder, Tom Stoppard, Malcolm X, Tennessee Williams, Ralph J. Gleason, Paul Theroux, A. B. Spellman, Kenzaburo Oe, John Clellon Holmes, Special Book Length Supplement: The New Life, A Day on a Collective Farm by Fyodor Abramov, LeRoi Jones, Joel Oppenheimer, Pierre Klossowski, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Paul Flora, Norman Mailer, Henry Miller, Gregory Corso, Evgeni Evtushenko, Uwe Johnson, Walter Höllerer, Enno Patalas, Jean Genet, Octavio Paz, William Carlos Williams, Alfred Andersch and many more.

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        Le grand recueil : Lyres. - Méthodes. - Pièces

      First edition, one copy of the press service for each of the volumes. Precious autograph signed by the author Raymond Queneau on the first volume. Small marginal bites Length of second course of the third and last volume. Gallimard Paris 1961 14x20,5cm 3 volumes brochés

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        Connaissance par les gouffres

      First edition, one of 3000 numbered copies on calypso bouffant.Precious autograph signed by the author Raymond Queneau: "... tribute from a friend who is lost in many ways ..."Nice copy. Gallimard Paris 1961 14,5x19,5cm broché

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        PARAGRAAF 22 (First Edition in Dutch of CATCH 22).

      Amsterdam: Scheltens & Giltay, (1961). (1961) - - Octavo, white boards in a dust wrapper. The binding is bumped with 2 tiny, light stains to the bottom edge of the front cover. The dust jacket is darkened with some light soiling & creasing. There is a tear to the tail of its spine. 405 pages. There is offsetting to the pastedowns & endpapers from the dust jacket & the top corner of the front endpaper is clipped. Good. First edition in Dutch.Translated into Dutch by Jan Frits Kliphuis who also translated Sons and Lovers, The Thin Red Line, From Here to Eternity and Mary McCarthy's The Group.The typography is by Ad Werner. The preliminaries, printed in blue & black, are particularly attractive. The title page consists of the full-page Dutch symbol for "paragraph" filled in with a repetition of the words of the title.Rare. No copies of this Scheltens & Giltay edition are found in WorldCat. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Rare Broadside "Bulls in La Linea" announcing bullfights to be held in at Spain's Plaza de Toros de la Linea, July 16-23, 1961

      La Linea, Cadiz, Spain, July 1961. 8.5" x 12.5". "Printed Broadside, 1 page, 8.5"" x 12.5"". In Spanish headed ""Bulls / in Linea / Great Fair of July 1961 / Refurbished Plaza - Lying in the Shade / Comfortable and Spacious Numbered Seats."" There will be bullfights every day during the week of July 16-23, 1961, except for none on Monday, July 17th or Wednesday , July 19th. Very Good condition.Matadors include Manuel Benitez El Cordobes, Julio Aparicio, Gregorio Sánchez y Mondeño, Luis Parra Jerezano, Carlos Corbacho, Antonio Ruiz, Curro Romero, Paco Camino, Jaime Ostos, and Diego Puerta. The comical musical troupe El Bombero Torero perform on July 19th.La Linea de la Concepcion (La Linea) is a town in Spain in the province of Cadiz. It lies on the eastern isthmus of the Bay of Gibraltar on the border with Gibraltar.Photographs taken in Linea during Temporada 1961, the week of July 16-23, 1961, can be seen at https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.516987798330110.131928.164463880249172&type=1"

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        La Reliure en France de ses origines à nos jours

      - 1961. 3 volumes in - 4 demi - maroquin (rouge pour le tome 1, havane pour les tomes 2 et 3), plats de toile, couverture et dos conservés (reliure éditeur). Edition originale, illustrée de nombreuses planches en couleurs et en noir. Tirage limité à 900 exemplaires, non numérotés. Envoi autographe signé de Roger Devauchelle tome 1. (petit frottement sur le dos du tome 1). / / 3 quarto volumes, half - morocco (red for vol. 1 and havana for vols. 2 and 3), cloth covers, soft cover and spine preserved (editor binding). First edition, illustrated with many plates, in colours and in blanck. Limited printing of 900 copies, not numbered. Signed autograph dedication by Roger Devauchelle in vol. 1. (small rubbing on vol. 1 spine).

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        Journal of Residence in Africa 1842 - 1853 Volume One & Two

      Van Reibeeck Society, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket1961 and 1964. The boards are slightly marked and edgeworn. Some foxing in Volume Two - otherwise internally clean and tightly bound. Quantity Available: 1. Inventory No: vb45.

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        Journal of Residence in Africa 1842-1853. (2 volume set)

      The Van Riebeeck Society, 1961, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket2 volume set. vol 42 and 45 in the 1st van riebeeck series. volume 2 was published in 1964. the boards of both books are a little shelf rubbed. the spine of volume 2 is a little darkened. internally the books are very clean indeed with no inscriptions. the binding is excellent, square and tight Quantity Available: 1. Inventory No: 56dl.

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        Collotype Christmas Card: Accendat in Nobis Dominus Ignem

      1961. Stiff paper, near letter size. Collotype of hand-lettered text by David Jones sent as a Christmas card. Jones has additionally inscribed, "INFEST.NAT.DNI. MCMLXI." above the reproduction in yellow ink. Written more casually in red and green pen are the words "For Louis. From David." On the verso, Jones explains the meaning of the text and sends his greetings: "Dear Louis, All the best wishes for 1962. Love, David." This personalized item is in fine condition.

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        Monopoly on Wheels, Henry Ford and the Seldon Automobile Patent

      WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY PRESS, DETROIT 1961 - Dust jacket has Mylar protective cover, however, some closed tears, 1/2" chip in head of spine, creased edges, slight foxing on inner flaps, price clipped, small previous owner sticker on rear cover, slightly age toned spine. Book has general shelf wear, light foxing on fore edge, very slightly cocked spine, else, good binding, clean body and unmarked text. DATE PUBLISHED: 1961 EDITION: FIRST ED 302 [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]

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        Zwei...Eins...Null. Ein utopisch technischer Kriminalroman. Goldmanns Zukunftsromane Z 17. 1961.

      GOLDMANN, WILHELM, 1961.. 179 Seiten. Taschenbuch, SU.. Buch etwas schiefgelesen, Einband etwas lichtrandig, geringere Lagerspuren an Ecken u. Kanten, Schnitt nachgedunkelt, Seiten leicht lichtrandig, SU leicht berieben, nachgedunkelt, an den Falzen des Buchrückens zwei Einrisse (ca. 1 u. 4 cm), SU innenseitig in der Mitte fleckig, akzeptabler Allgemeinzustand.

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        Van Diemen's Land Correspondents: Letters from C. Gunn, R. W. Lawrence, Jorgen Jorgenson, Sir John Franklin and others to Sir William J. Hooker

      Queen Victoria Museum, Launceston, Tasmania, 1961, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket, Limited Edition, Signed by Author(s)142 pages (complete) plus index. One of a limited edition of 1200. Signed by both Burns and Skemp on the title page. This title is part of the New Series (#14) of The Records of the Queen Victoria Museum, Launceston, Tasmania. Hooker was one the most important and influential botanists of his time. He, for example, was able to persuade the government at the time to include botanists in all future exploration expeditions. Although he never visited Van Diemen's Land, these correspondents were most eager to keep Hooker up to date with their discoveries and finds. Their letters coincide with his popular tenure at the University of Glasgow and the early years of his hugely important years as Director of Kew Gardens (he expanded the gardens, for example, from 10 acres to 75). The book is in general good repair. The cover is strong and sure. It has very general shelf marking and wear to the corners and the head and foot of the spine. The front and end papers have adhesive tape residue. The frontispage has a gift inscription. The contents are in studious, calm condition. The pages are clean, clear, assured, measured and tidy. fk Quantity Available: 1. Category: Botany; Signed by Author(s). Inventory No: amha.

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        THUNDERBALL

      JOHNATHAN CAPE / GLIDROSE PRODUCTIONS LTD, 1961 GET A FREE GOBLUELONDON TEE SHIRT WITH THIS ORDER. 1961, JOHNATHAN CAPE, 1ST EDITION 1ST PRINTING. ORIGINAL DJ. CONDITION FINE ALL ROUND. (SEE PHOTOGRAPHS) BOOKSELLER INVENTORY WRY5452300

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        Totalite et Infini (Totality and Infinity)

      LEVINAS, Emmanuel. Totalite et Infini(Totality and Infinity). Martinus Nijhoff, La Haye, 1961. Half-Title + TP + [v] ?" vii = table des matieres + [ix] ?" xviii = preface + 1 leaf + [3] ?" 284 + loosely inserted "errata"; Octavo. First Edition.Levinas? magnum opus ?" and arguably one of the most important books in 20th century philosophy and ethics. Levinas re-frames the ethical moment in terms of the radical encounter with Other (alterity). Ethics lies in the responsibility one has for the other. As we encounter Other (alterity) in the face of the other, we can only respond with care for that other. It is the fundamentally existential moment.?Levinas's first book-length essay, Totality and Infinity (1961), was written as his Habilitation or Doctorat d'État. Transcendence is a significant focus of Totality and Infinity, coming to pass in the face-to-face relationship. For Levinas, to escape deontology and utility, ethics must find its ground in an experience that cannot be integrated into logics of control, prediction, or manipulation. Whether it takes the form of the conscious ?fit? between subject and object in Husserl's phenomenology, or whether a unity of mind and being evolves dialectically, rational activity can never become ?angelic?. That is, it cannot step outside the totalizing logics of metaphysical systems, without supposing them or restoring them. There is no formal bridge, for Levinas, between practical and pure reason. Philosophy in the twentieth century (Heidegger, the Frankfurt School, deconstruction) has shown, at least, that the universality of concepts and the necessity carried by transcendental arguments are simply not sufficient to prevent the triumph of ends-rationality and instrumentalization. Ethics is therefore either an affair of inserting particulars into abstract scenarios, or ethics itself speaks out of particularity about the first human particularity: the face-to-face relationship.? (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy).In publisher?s original blue cloth with light blue, printed dustjacket. A clean, bright and tight copy. Scarce. Very good to near fine.

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        Experimental Mechanics : Vol 1 bis Vol 29 (26 BÜCHER)

      Society for Experimental Stress Analysis, Westport 1961 - Hardcover. Sprache: Englisch, Zustand: Gut bis Sehr Gut min. gebräunt (Innen); Bibliotheksex. mit Klebestreifenrest; Besitzerstempel (Innen); Einband Außen hat geringe bis leichte Gebrauchsspuren; Besitzerstempel auf Schnitt; 25000 Gramm. [Attributes: Hard Cover]

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        Revolutionary Road

      Boston: Little Brown. (1961). His influential first novel, made into a well-received film almost fifty years after the book's publication. Inscribed by the author in 1980. Yates was nominated for the National Book Award for this novel, along with Joseph Heller's Catch-22 and Walker Percy's The Moviegoer, also first novels. (Percy won.) Yates later taught at the Iowa Writers' Workshop, where he became a mentor to a group of writers that included Raymond Carver and Andre Dubus, among others. Fine in a very near fine dust jacket with one light, blended stain and the faint edge-shadows of a previous dust jacket protector. First Edition. Hardcover.

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        Dame zieht Strumpfhose an. Kohlezeichnung auf Papier.

      1961 - 1961. Bildgrösse:29x19 cm. Unten signiert und datiert. In Glasrahmen 42x32 cm. [Attributes: Signed Copy]

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        VANISHING LADIES

      T.V. Boardman & Company, Limited, [London 1961 - Octavo, boards. Signed on the title page: "Evan / "Richard Marsten" / Hunter." Part of the Boardman American Bloodhound Mystery series. A little spotting to edges, a fine copy in a nearly fine dust jacket with some light rubbing to corner tips and spine ends and two small closed tears to upper front panel. Scarce signed. (15226) [Attributes: Signed Copy; Hard Cover]

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